Athletics at the 1982 Commonwealth Games – Women's 1500 metres

Last updated

The women's 1500 metres event at the 1982 Commonwealth Games was held on 8 and 9 October at the QE II Stadium in Brisbane, Australia. [1]

1500 metres foremost middle distance track event in athletics

The 1500 metres or 1,500-metre run is the foremost middle distance track event in athletics. The distance has been contested at the Summer Olympics since 1896 and the World Championships in Athletics since 1983. It is equivalent to 1.5 kilometers or approximately ​1516 miles.

Athletics at the 1982 Commonwealth Games

At the 1982 Commonwealth Games, the athletics events took place at the QE II Stadium in Brisbane, Australia from 3–9 October 1982. A total of 39 events were contested, 23 for men and 16 for women athletes.

Contents

Medalists

GoldSilverBronze
Christina Boxer
Flag of England.svg  England
Gillian Dainty
Flag of England.svg  England
Lorraine Moller
Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand

Results

Heats

Qualification: First 4 in each heat (Q) and the next 2 fastest (q) qualify for the semifinals.

Rank Heat Name Nationality Time Notes
1 1 Kim Lock Flag of Wales 2.svg  Wales 4:15.12 Q
2 1 Gillian Dainty Flag of England.svg  England 4:15.25 Q
3 1 Geri Fitch Flag of Canada.svg  Canada 4:15.36 Q
4 1 Justina Chepchirchir Flag of Kenya.svg  Kenya 4:16.09 Q
5 2 Christina Boxer Flag of England.svg  England 4:16.32 Q
6 1 Dianne Rodger Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand 4:16.87 q
7 2 Lorraine Moller Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand 4:17.45 Q
8 2 Hilary Hollick Flag of Wales 2.svg  Wales 4:17.72 Q
9 2 Kathryn Pilling Flag of England.svg  England 4:18.02 Q
10 2 Yvonne Murray Flag of Scotland.svg  Scotland 4:18.36 q
11 1 Debbie Scott Flag of Canada.svg  Canada 4:18.90
12 2 Francine Gendron Flag of Canada.svg  Canada 4:22.06
13 1 Linah Cheruiyot Flag of Kenya.svg  Kenya 4:22.79
14 1 Daphne Stevens-Grehan Flag of Australia.svg  Australia 4:25.00
15 2 Megan Sloane Flag of Australia.svg  Australia 4:30.51
16 1 Jennifer Overall Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand 4:33.23
17 2 Salitia Muga Flag of Papua New Guinea.svg  Papua New Guinea 5:01.68
18 2 Mary Chepkemboi Flag of Kenya.svg  Kenya

Final

Rank Name Nationality Time Notes
Christina Boxer Flag of England.svg  England 4:08.28
Gillian Dainty Flag of England.svg  England 4:10.80
Lorraine Moller Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand 4:12.67
Dianne Rodger Flag of New Zealand.svg  New Zealand 4:13.10
Geri Fitch Flag of Canada.svg  Canada 4:13.40
Kim Lock Flag of Wales 2.svg  Wales 4:14.02
Kathryn Pilling Flag of England.svg  England 4:14.86
Hilary Hollick Flag of Wales 2.svg  Wales 4:15.69
Justina Chepchirchir Flag of Kenya.svg  Kenya 4:15.86
10 Yvonne Murray Flag of Scotland.svg  Scotland 4:16.59

Related Research Articles

The men's 100 metres event at the 1982 Commonwealth Games was held on 3 and 4 October at the QE II Stadium in Brisbane, Australia.

The men's 200 metres event at the 1982 Commonwealth Games was held on 5 and 7 October at the QE II Stadium in Brisbane, Australia.

The women's 200 metres event at the 1982 Commonwealth Games was held on 5 and 7 October at the QE II Stadium in Brisbane, Australia.

The women's 100 metres hurdles event at the 1982 Commonwealth Games was held on 7 and 8 October at the QE II Stadium in Brisbane, Australia.

The men's 4 × 100 metres relay event at the 1982 Commonwealth Games was held on 8 and 9 October at the QE II Stadium in Brisbane, Australia.

The men's 400 metres event at the 1982 Commonwealth Games was held on 3 and 4 October at the QE II Stadium in Brisbane, Australia.

The women's 400 metres event at the 1982 Commonwealth Games was held on 3 and 4 October at the QE II Stadium in Brisbane, Australia.

The men's 400 metres hurdles event at the 1982 Commonwealth Games was held on 5 and 7 October at the QE II Stadium in Brisbane, Australia.

The women's 400 metres hurdles event at the 1982 Commonwealth Games was held on 5 and 7 October at the QE II Stadium in Brisbane, Australia. It was the first time that women competed in this event at the Commonwealth Games.

The men's 800 metres event at the 1982 Commonwealth Games was held on 5 and 7 October at the QE II Stadium in Brisbane, Australia.

The men's 1500 metres event at the 1982 Commonwealth Games was held on 8 and 9 October at the QE II Stadium in Brisbane, Australia.

The men's 110 metres hurdles event at the 1978 Commonwealth Games was held on 6 and 7 August at the Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

The men's 200 metres event at the 1978 Commonwealth Games was held on 8 and 10 August at the Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

The women's 200 metres event at the 1978 Commonwealth Games was held on 8 and 10 August at the Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

The women's 100 metres hurdles event at the 1978 Commonwealth Games was held on 10 and 11 August at the Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

The men's 4 × 100 metres relay event at the 1978 Commonwealth Games was held on 11 and 12 August at the Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

The men's 800 metres event at the 1978 Commonwealth Games was held on 8 and 10 August at the Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

The women's 800 metres event at the 1978 Commonwealth Games was held on 8 and 10 August at the Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

The women's 1500 metres event at the 1978 Commonwealth Games was held on 11 and 12 August at the Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

The men's 5000 metres event at the 1978 Commonwealth Games was held on 8 and 10 August at the Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

References